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October 30, 2012

Congrats Trent!

Congratulations to Trent Kays who had a digital pedagogy poster accepted for the 2013 4Cs titled, "Tweet Me, Maybe?" Trent was also recently interviewed by MPR about massive open online courses (MOOCs). See the story with audio at MPR.

October 24, 2012

Congrats Ed!

Congratulations to Ed Hahn, whose article "Writing in the Age of Humans" will be published in Rhetoric Review in 2013.

October 22, 2012

Congrats Timothy!

Timothy Oleksiak's paper "Preliminary Results: Survey on Listening, Identity, and Disagreement" has been accepted at the 2013 Northeast MLA conference in Boston. This paper is part of a 2 panel discussion on empirical research titled "Writing and the Locus of Self: Ascribing Meaning from Writer to Text."

October 17, 2012

Writing Studies at Homecoming

homecoming2012.jpg Thanks to everyone who made this year's Writing Studies entry in the Homecoming Parade so much fun. Representatives from our undergraduate major, graduate programs, faculty, and staff, plus friends and family celebrated the department amidst throngs of revelers.

Video by Katie Moses ('08): http://youtu.be/yTX4jjFIqKU

We are also featured near the end of this UMN video: http://youtu.be/PlCt5ZeizK0.